You are welcome to choose the theatre according to Your preferences!
Ballet Hall “Aurora Palace” is one of the most beautiful theatres in Saint-Petersburg built in the middle of last century. The theatre is located in the very centre of St Petersburg next to the most famous historical landmarks in the city.
The stage of the Hermitage theatre is distinguished by a special beauty, graceful decorations, and a unique historical tie to the imperial past of the Hermitage that hosted performances attended by Catherine the Great. Today the best artists perform annually from April to October.
In 2001, the Mikhailovsky Theatre got its original name back. Year 2007 witnessed the revival of the Mikhailovsky Theatre; its magnificence came back to Arts Square. Nowadays, the Theatre both keeps traditions and introduces innovations.
The Russian State Pushkin Academy Drama Theatre – the legendary Alexandrinsky Theatre – is the oldest Russian national theatre. It was founded by Senate’s Decree, signed by empress Elizabeth (daughter of Peter the Great) on August 30, 1756, the day of Saint Alexander Nevsky. This theatre is the progenitor of all Russian theatres and the day of its foundation is the the birthday of Russian professional theatre. Foundation of the theatre gave the start to the Russian state policy in the field of theatre arts.
The Mariinsky Theatre is a historic theatre of opera and ballet in Saint Petersburg,Russia. Opened in 1860, it became the preeminent music theatre of late 19th century Russia, where many of the stage masterpieces of Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky, and Rimsky-Korsakov received their premieres. The Mariinsky Theatre is home to the Mariinsky Ballet, Mariinsky Opera and Mariinsky Orchestra. Since Yuri Temirkanov's retirement in 1988, the conductor Valery Gergiev has served as its general director.
Please be informed, that the schedule of the visits might be changed by your guide according to the needs of traffic situation or museum days-off
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
NO VISA REQUIRED FOR THE SHORE EXCURSIONS (we'll issue blanket visas for You). YOUR GUIDE AND YOUR DRIVER WILL MEET YOU RIGHT NEXT TO THE SHIP (we'll provide special pass to enter the Commercial Harbor of the St. Petersburg Trade Port).
VEHICLE. You'll be provided with the comfortable vehicle with air-conditioning systems and all safety features in a place.
St. Petersburg is the cultural capital of Russia. Don’t miss the opportunity to see Russian ballet or to enjoy an evening of Russian opera in one of the best theatres of St. Petersburg.